Author:Marchand, John B.; Symonds, Craig L

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Charleston Blockade: The Journals of John B. Marchand, U.S. Navy, 1861-1862

By: Marchand, John B.; Symonds, Craig L.

Price: $8.00

Publisher: Naval War College Press: 1976

Seller ID: 2208436

Condition: Very Good


Wrappers lightly toned. 1976 Trade Paperback. xiii, 287 pp. Students of the American Civil War, whose ranks are legion, have paid vigorous attention to the many facets of the Union blockade of the Southern Confederacy. Questions of its strategic and economic impact are frequently debated, as are the important problems of logistics and diplomacy. Relatively little attention, however, has been paid to the participants themselves. The men who served on the blockading ships of the U.S. Navy performed the most tedious, if not the most perilous, task of the war. This volume is about one of them: Com... View more info